Hilton Worldwide to open Embassy by Hilton Bo'ao in China in 2019

Hilton Worldwide signed a management agreement with Syncept Investment Group for Embassy by Hilton Bo'ao, marking the entry of its Embassy by Hilton brand in China. The property will also be the first Embassy by Hilton to be signed in Asia Pacific.

Located in Hainan province, China, at Binhai Avenue in the north of Bo'ao, the 300-room hotel is scheduled to open in 2019 and will compete in the upper-upscale, five-star segment catering to domestic and international travelers to Bo'ao in Hainan.

The Embassy by Hilton Bo'ao will have 592-square-foot guestrooms, an all-day dining restaurant, a Chinese restaurant and a lounge bar. The hotel will also offer a business center, a fitness center, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, as well as car parking facilities.

Virtual Event

HOTEL OPTIMIZATION PART 2 | SEPTEMBER 10 & 24, 2020

Survival in these times is highly dependent on a hotel's ability to quickly adapt and pivot their business to meet the current needs of travelers and the surrounding community. Join us for Optimization Part 2 – a FREE virtual event – as we bring together top players in the industry to discuss alternative uses when occupancy is down, ways to boost F&B revenue, how to help your staff adjust to new challenges and more, in a series of panels focused on how you can regain profitability during this crisis.


Bo'ao is located on the eastern coast of Hainan Island. It is the home of the Bo'ao Forum for Asia. It also offers natural scenery and various tourism resources.

To date, Embassy has a footprint of more than 222 properties open with another 35 in the pipeline. It has the largest supply of any all-suite brand in the US Upper Upscale Chain Scale, according to Smith Travel Research (STR).

Suggested Articles

This role has continued to change with some revenue managers taking on leadership roles within hotel brand and management companies.

Nearly 60 percent of respondents are predicting a 50-75 percent decline in RevPAR versus budget for their entire portfolio.

Hotels in a number of regions in the U.S. announced new hires recently.